September - May KNUJ Player of the Week KNUJ AM 860 at 10:10am


The Player of the Week Show is sponsored by Burger King, 1922 South Broadway, New Ulm.


Tune in Saturday mornings to KNUJ AM 860 for the Player of the Week Show at 10:10 am….and also heard on-line at  The show is broadcast live from Burger King on South Broadway in New Ulm. The show is hosted by Sports Director Tom Wheeler and co-hosted by Doug Robertson.

 To Nominate a Player of the Week, click here to download the PDF form.

Future Player of the Year Banquet dates are:  TBA

Banquets begin at 7 pm and are held at the Best Western Plus, New Ulm, following the fall and winter seasons.



Players of the Week are listed below: 

Sept 10, 2016 – Pictured from left to right – Defense, Cooper Martens from Nicollet and Offense, Jordan Hilleshiem from New Ulm. Not pictured, Volleyball, Anna Lux from SE St. Mary’s

September 17, 2016
Volleyball – Paige Rickert of Cedar Mountain/Comfrey
Offensive Football – Mitchell Fulton of Wabasso
Defensive Football – Jordan Osborne of Madelia

September 10, 2016
Volleyball – Anna Lux of Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s
Offensive Football – Jordan Hillesheim of New Ulm
Defensive Football – Cooper Martens of Nicollet 

December 5, 2015
Girl’s Basketball – Natasha Young from Nicollet
Co-Boy’s Basketball – Chandler Rose from Cedar Mountain/Comfrey
Co-Boy’s Basketball – Kyle Schultz from Madelia

December 12, 2015
Girl’s Basketball – Signey Stoesz from Mountain Lake
Boy’s Basketball – Jacob Hoffman from Minnesota Valley Lutheran
Wrestling – Tanner Pasvogel from Sibley East 

December 17, 2015
Girl’s Basketball – Maddie Monahan from Glencoe/Silver Lake
Boy’s Basketball – Levi Stoesz from Mountain Lake
Wrestling – Anthony Hennen from Central 

 January 7, 2016
Girl’s Basketball – Halley Busse from GFW
Boy’s Basketball – Derrick Van Hee from Madelia
Wrestling – Jeremiah Colon from LCWM

January 16, 2016
Girl’s Basketball – Vishe’ Rabb of Springfield
Boy’s Basketball – Seth Schuette of GFW
Wrestling – Wyatt Gillete of St. Peter

January 21, 2016
Girl’s Basketball – Josie Schieffert from Sleepy Eye
Boy’s Basketball – Trevor Pederson from Red Rock Central
Wrestling – Wallace Michels from Central

January 28, 2016
Girl’s Basketball – Emily Skrien from Nicollet
Boy’s Basketball – Ethan Weiss from BOLD
Wrestling – Sam Baier from Redwood/River Valley

February 6, 2016
Girl’s Basketball – Morgan Frank from Wabasso
Boy’s Basketball – Nick Fischer from MVL
Wrestling – Jake Wentzlaff from Sibley East

February 11, 2016
Girl’s Basketball – Kali Grimm from Central
Boy’s Basketball – Isaac Fink from Springfield  
Wrestling – Jared Welch from Wabasso/Red Rock Central

February 18, 2016
Girl’s Basketball – Meleah Reinhart from New Ulm
Boy’s Basketball – Gabe Knowles from Cathedral  
Wrestling – Nick Brelje from Glencoe/Silver Lake

February 25, 2016
Girl’s Basketball – Paige Richert from Cedar Mountain/Comfrey
Co-Wrestler – Brady Goblirsch from Redwood River Valley  
Co-Wrestling – Manuel Garcia from BOLD

March 5, 2016
Girl’s Basketball – Bren Fox from Central
Wrestler – Brock Luthens from Hutchinson/Buffalo Lake/Hector/Stewart

March 12, 2016
Girl’s Basketball – Sarah Ibarra from Sleepy Eye
Wrestling – Logan Axford from Tracy/Milroy/Balaton/Westbrook/Walnut Grove 

March 19, 2016
Girl’s Basketball – Jocelyn Rothmeier from Wabasso
Wrestling – Caleb Clobes from L.C.W.M. 


            To view past “Player of the Week” or to view the “Player of the Year Banquet” please click on of the links below:




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